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CBE 1917

Born 28 May 1864; e s of late Robert Blane, of Galston, Ayr; m 1st, Jean, d of William Kerr and Rachel Hunter of Kilwinning, Ayrshire; one ...


Born 7 Aug. 1894; s of Arthur Burrows Boumphrey and Alice Eleanor Whalley; m 1st, 1917, Esther Mary Grandage; one s; 2nd, 1937, Sylvia Burnett (...



Born 2 Dec. 1931; e s of Baron Ritchie-Calder, CBE; m 1954, Elisabeth Palmer; two s three d; died 25 June 2014

science writer

Merchant Taylors’ Sch.; Sidney Sussex Coll., Cambridge...


Born 20 March 1920; o s of Major the Hon. Ralfe Evans-Freke, MBE (yr s of 9th Baron) (d 1969), and Vera (...


Kt 1978; FRS 1982; FREng

Born 30 Oct. 1926; e s of Amos H. Chilver and Annie E. Mack; m 1959, Claudia M. B. Grigson, MA, MB, BCh, ...


Kt 1998; CBE 1989

Born 16 Dec. 1917; s of Charles Wright Clarke and Nora Mary Willis; m 1953, Marilyn Mayfield (marr. diss. 1964); died 19 March 2008

Huish’s Grammar Sch., Taunton; King’s Coll., London (BSc; FKC ...



Born 29 Dec. 1910; s of Henry Joseph Coase and Rosalie Elizabeth (née Giles); m 1937, Marian Ruth Hartung (d 2012); died 2 Sept. 2013

Professor Emeritus and Senior Fellow in Law and Economics, University of Chicago, since ...


CBE 1965

Born 27 April 1914; m 1946, Marjorie Bush; two s; died 18 April 1986

Director, Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation, 1970–74, and Commissioner, Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority, 1967–74

Brighton Grammar Sch. (Dux); University of Melbourne (BMechE)...



Born s of late Sir James Nicholas Douglass, FRS, and Mary, d of late James Tregarthen; died 10 Aug. 1913

Consulting Engineer to Public Works, Loan Board, Lighthouse and Harbour Authorities...


Born 30 Dec. 1951; s of Zakaria Ahmet Erzinçlioğlu and Kadria Sanna Erzinçlioğlu (née Shuhdi); m 1984, Sharon Wynne Davies; one s two d; died 26 Sept. 2002

forensic entomologist; writer and scientific consultant, since ...